“Olivia Newton-John: Hopelessly Devoted to You” is the remarkable personal and professional journey of international superstar Olivia Newton-John, illustrated through her music. Covering her lasting power across more than five decades in one of the world’s toughest industries, the film delves into both Olivia’s public persona as well as the private woman behind-the-scenes, including her multiple battles with cancer and her intense fight to survive.
Australian singer, songwriter and actress Delta Goodrem (“House Husbands,” judge on “The Voice, Australia”) stars as Olivia Newton-John and re-records her classic hits for the film. Hugo Johnstone-Burt (“San Andreas,” “The Wrong Girl”) is Bruce Welch and Todd Lasance (“The Flash,” “The Vampire Diaries”) plays Lee Kramer. Richard Brancatisano (“Chasing Life”) is featured as Matt Lattanzi, Anthony Brandon Wong (“The Matrix Revolutions”) is Patrick McDermott, Morgan Griffin (“San Andreas,” “The Sleepover Club”) is young Olivia, and Georgia Flood (“American Princess,” “Wentworth”) is young Pat Carroll.
“Olivia Newton-John: Hopelessly Devoted to You” is produced by Fremantle with the assistance of Screen Australia and Film Victoria for Channel Seven. Lifetime has acquired the film for the U.S. premiere.